Hike-a-Thon July 22

Find the special hikes that best fit your family, and participate in a regional movement to get outside and explore the landscapes of the Capital Region.

Celebrate 25 Years of Conservation!

Join us for a year of celebration and conservation in 2017! We have a schedule of talks, hikes, events, workshops, trail work days, and more...

Visit a Preserve

Most of our 17 preserves are open to the public with trails available for use. Don't forget to share your stories and photos with us!

Protect Your Land

MHLC works with land owners to find the best way to protect their land. Seen here: A picturesque view of the Catskills protected by a Conservation Easement in 2016.

Almost 5,000 Acres

Since its beginning in 1992, the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy has protected almost 5,000 acres of land in Albany, Schenectady and Montgomery Counties. Photo by dietrichgehring.com

Hike-a-Thon: July 22

Choose your own adventure from a menu of diverse, exciting, and family-friendly hikes! Don't miss this free event!

Hikes and Events

Sign up today for a hike or nature class with MHLC!

Free Nature Passports

From finding hidden habitat gems to trying out new trails, the passport encourages visitors and residents to pull on their boots, get out the door, and get some dirt under their nails.

New MHLC Video

Learn about the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy's work to preserve the natural lands of New York's Capital Region.

25 Years of Conservation

Join us for a year of celebration and conservation in 2017!

Strawberry Fields Photos

On May 20th, MHLC held its first preserve opening of 2017 in Amsterdam.